Jae Ari could not be written off anymore, with his quiet demeanor, the silent assassin started slaying emcees on the televised Canadian show Much Music's RapCity garnering the rising star a wider audience. This opportunity lead to celebrity co-signs by American director/actor Michael Rapaport, Canadian icon and Legendary MC Michie Mee, and Shady Records DJ Young Mase.
Earning his place in RapCity's hall of fame, has allowed him great success and countless interviews of adoring media. This accomplished artist is currently being played on Canada’s only urban commercial radio station G98.7FM. His debut Leave Even Better album received positive reviews from most music critics within the Canadian and American music industry.
In September 2015 Jae Ari won the award for Hip Hop Artist of the Year at the NMAs. In the fall of 2016, he earned a nomination from the Toronto Independent Music Awards and the Niagara Music Awards again, respectfully. His forthcoming project is entitled Things Could Be Worse, which is projected to be his strongest rap album release to date. The premise of this upcoming LP is rooted in gratitude; he is poised and ready to take Hip Hop to the next level, defy the odds and continue to be the ‘miracle kid’. The time is now.